Monday, October 5, 2015

Fair Food Week: Moreland Community Gardens Mega Tour! 6 gardens in one day (24th October)

Visit 6 (yep six!) vibrant, diverse and buzzing community gardens in Melbourne's northern suburbs in one day!

Moreland in Melbourne's north has a strong food growing heritage and a community that's increasingly interested in growing food together. To celebrate and showcase Fair Food week and our food heritage and future we'll tour six quite different community gardens and show a variety of approaches to growing food in the community.

We're lucky enough to have 2 gardens that haven't been on a tour before (CERES and Saxon St).

At each stop on the tour we'll hear about the garden setup, people and story then have a wander around and a chance to ask questions. Come along for the whole tour or join us when you can.

This tour we'll be going to:
- Mulberry Garden, Glenroy
- West Brunswick Community Garden and Food Forest
- Saxon St Community Garden, Brunswick
- Luscombe St Community Garden, Brunswick
- CERES Community Garden, East Brunswick
- Merri Corner Community Garden, East Brunswick

Here's the likely route map

Transport is not provided although people with cars can usually carry a few.
We have had cyclists on the tour before too, they take it as a personal challenge!

Saturday 24th October - Starting 10.30am, Finishing around 3.00pm

Be at Mulberry Garden at by 10.30am (the Western end of Box Forest Secondary College, 120 Glenroy Rd, Glenroy)


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